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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.28°WElev: 85ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jena LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Jena LA
 31.7°N 92.12°W (Elev. 197 ft)
1:15 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
1pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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